Table 1 Baseline patient characteristics

From: Early death in acute promyelocytic leukemia (APL) in French centers: a multicenter study in 399 patients

Patient characteristics n(%)
n 399
Median age, years (Q1–Q3)a 51 (37–66)
Age >65 years 105 (26%)
Age >75 years 36 (9%)
Male gender 206 (51.6%)
WBC >10 G/l (high-risk APL) 27%
Hospital department of first admission
 Hematology 77%
 Medicine 13%
 Surgery 2%
 ICU 8%
  1. Abbreviations: APL, acute promyelocytic leukemia; ICU, intensive care unit; Q, quartile; WBC, white blood cell.
  2. aQ1–Q3, 25–75%.